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Burlington Real Estate Legal Specialist in Burlington, New Jersey

LOCATION 1830 Route 130 North Burlington NJ US 08016
If you want an exciting job with one of the largest off-price retail stores in the nation, join the Burlington Stores, Inc. team as a Real Estate Legal Specialist!
Position Summary:

Experienced real estate paralegal responsible for independently reviewing and analyzing complex real estate title documentation for stores in the new store pipeline, independently negotiating subordination agreements and other amendments with landlords, coordinating the sale and acquisition of real property and preparation of legal documentation related thereto, preforming legal research in various jurisdictions throughout the United States, resolving disputes with landlords prior to taking delivery of the store, and take on special projects as needed.


  • Conduct due diligence reviews for new stores, including review of title documentation, surveys, environmental reports, site plans and related documents.

  • Negotiation of Subordination agreements and other amendments with landlords

  • Coordinating the sale and acquisition of real property, including preparation of related documentation

  • Coordinating and tracking the recording of various documents in public records throughout the United States and Puerto Rico

  • Perform legal research and analysis on federal, state, and local laws on a national level, present findings, and make recommendations on necessary next steps. Draft proposed changes to legal documentation when necessary.

  • Participate in, and manage as needed, special projects as needed.


  • Education: College Degree

  • Certification: Paralegal Certificate

  • 5 -10 years of experience in real estate and title matters and sales and acquisitions at a law firm, title insurance company, or on an in-house legal team for a retailer or shopping center REIT or developer; can be flexible.

  • Must have the ability to analyze complex real estate documents independently with minimal supervision.

  • Must have an advanced understanding of complex real estate documents as the role requires the ability to effectively analyze the impact on our business and the need for required waivers, amendments to documents of record and other documentation to cover risks.

  • Experience in various real estate transactions beyond leasing (e.g., sales and acquisitions) with the ability to close such transaction and coordinate all documentation for same.

  • Role also requires excellent computer skills, including MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook, document management systems and lease administration systems.

  • Experience in Lucernex based Lifecycle Management tool preferred

  • Experience in DocuSign and Microsoft Teams

Disclaimer: The above position description is meant to describe the general nature and level of work being performed; it is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required for the position . As such, the incumbent may perform other duties and responsibilities as required.

Come join our team. You’re going to like it here!

You will enjoy a competitive wage, flexible hours, and an associate discount. Burlington’s benefits package includes medical, dental and vision coverage including life and disability insurance. Full time associates are also eligible for paid time off, paid holidays and a 401(k) plan.

We are a rapidly growing brand, and provide a variety of training and development opportunities so our associates can grow with us. Our teams work hard and have fun together! Burlington associates make a difference in the lives of customers, colleagues, and the communities where we live and work every day. Burlington Stores, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace diver sity.


Posting Number 2022-188783
Location US-NJ-Burlington
Address 1830 Route 130 North
Zip Code 08016
Workplace Type Hybrid
Position Type Regular Full-Time
Posted Date 1 month ago (10/20/2022 6:12 PM)
Career Site Category Corporate
Position Category Finance
Evergreen Yes

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